City of Port Adelaide EnfieldEconomic profile
Skip to content

City of Port Adelaide Enfield

Resident workers (Local) - Key statistics

16,617 people or 33.8% of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield's local resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local resident workers include all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2006 and 2011 – by usual residence

Local resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
City of Port Adelaide Enfield20112006Change
NameNumber%South Australia %Number%South Australia %2006 to 2011
Local labour force--------------
Local resident workers49,195100.0100.042,386100.0100.0+6,809
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years7,09014.415.47,17316.916.6-83
25 - 54 years34,77070.765.729,82770.467.6+4,943
55 - 64 years6,34112.915.64,70211.113.5+1,639
65 years and over9942.03.36841.62.3+310
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance6,88014.013.65,41912.812.5+1,461
Retail trade5,05710.311.24,80311.311.8+254
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers7,27614.814.46,58915.5--+687
Technicians and trades workers7,01914.314.16,33815.0--+681
Method of travel to work--------------
Car driver or passenger34,41970.069.429,18268.868.1+5,237
Public transport4,95310.16.53,9299.36.3+1,024
Walked only9772.03.29842.33.6-7
Hours worked--------------
Full time30,45661.960.226,72863.161.8+3,728
Part time15,66831.833.512,76830.131.7+2,900
Bachelor or higher degree11,79924.022.17,47817.618.5+4,321
Advanced diploma or diploma4,8189.89.43,4378.18.4+1,381
Certificate level11,05122.523.69,45022.322.1+1,601
No qualifications19,47639.641.019,70546.546.0-229
Individual income--------------
Nil to $59914,70729.930.6--------
$600 to $1,24922,87746.543.4--------
$1,250 to $1,999 8,72817.717.8--------
$2,000 or more 2,1864.46.7--------
Other characteristics--------------
Speaks another language other than English12,72825.913.18,40019.810.7+4,328
Has broadband internet access at home38,57478.479.416,85039.840.2+21,724
Has child care responsibilities (own or others)15,68131.934.112,89330.433.6+2,788

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.